WHO IS HE? Purse Thief Apologizes, Then Runs

Who is he? If you know, call Boynton Beach police at 561-732-8116 , or CrimeStoppers at 800-458-TIPS.

UPDATE @ 9:45pm: Boynton police just told us the man is identified as 23 year old Robert Lisi. He was taken into custody this evening.

BOYNTON BEACH, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — A woman enjoying lunch at a Panera Bread in Boynton today had her purse stolen by a man who said he was sorry as he fled. Now, police want to know who the guy in the photo is.

According to Boynton Beach Police:

The victim was sitting outside of the restaurant at 548 E. Woolbright Road around 11:45 a.m., when the suspect walked up to her table and removed her brown Coach purse from off of a chair next to her.

The suspect said he was “sorry,” and then ran to an older model gray/silver or tan Mercury Sable or Ford Taurus. He was last seen driving north on Southeast First Street.

He is described as a white or Hispanic male, about 5-foot-5, 130 pounds, with short dark hair and tattoos on both of his arms. He was wearing a purple and yellow Kobe Bryant #24 Lakers basketball Jersey and gray shorts.



Paul Saperstein


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